Rachel Osier Lindley is the news director for WBHM-FM.
Lindley grew up in Chicago, Illinois and graduated from Riverside Brookfield High School where she hosted a pre-class in-school program. She earned a bachelor of science in journalism at the University of Texas in Austin and worked as a DJ and program director for the student-run KVRX-FM and as an intern for KUT-FM. After graduating in 2006 she moved to Marfa, Texas as an intern for the newly-launched KRTS-FM public radio network. She remained there for seven years, advancing through the ranks to news director and local Morning Edition host. She also completed a master's in business administration at Sul Ross State University in Alpine, Texas.
Lindley and her husband, Chase, have one son, Rhett.
- Bowser, Javicia Harris (November 18, 2013) "WBHM news director Rachel Osier Lindley shares her vision for public radio in Birmingham" See Jane Write
- "Groundbreakers" (December 2013) Birmingham magazine
- Rachel Lindley at wbhm.org